TOTAL: CompTIA Security+ Certification (SY0-501).

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What will you learn?
This is a complete and comprehensive CompTIA Security+ Certification (SY0-501) course. It is designed to prepare you to be able to take and pass the exam to become CompTIA Security+ Certified.
Once you complete the course, you will have the knowledge and confidence to pass the CompTIA exam AND the skills to be a great IT security tech. This course is ideal as both a study tool and an on-the-job reference.
Your new skills and the CompTIA Security+ Certification will help you land a great IT security tech job. Or, if you are already a security tech, get that raise or advancement you are after.
About the course

Welcome to the TOTAL: CompTIA Security+ Certification (SY0-501) course. from Mike Meyers and Total Seminars.

This course covers everything you need to know to pass your CompTIA Security+ Certification SY0-501 Exam. The first goal of the course is to make you a good IT security tech and, in the process, make sure you are ready to pass the CompTIA Security+ exam. This course is over 10 hours in length containing over 80 video lectures.


"I used these courses to pass the A+, Security+, and Network+ in a span of 2.5 months. I had no IT experience 4 months ago. Now I am a network engineer at a managed service provider with a great salary and solid upward mobility." - Ryan D.

The course covers all the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 objective domains:
1.0 Threats, Attacks, and Vulnerabilities                                  21%
2.0 Technologies and Tools                                                     22%
3.0 Architecture and Design                                                    15%
4.0 Identity and Access Management                                     16%
5.0 Risk Management                                                             14%
6.0 Cryptography and PKI                                                       12%

Topics include:

  •   Risk management
  •   Cryptography
  •   Authentication and authorization
  •   Host, LAN, and application security
  •   Wireless, cloud, and mobile security
  •   Environmental security and controls

See what our customers are saying:

"This is a great course! Mike is funny and explains each security topic very well. I feel this has really prepared me for the exam. And although this course is designed to prepare you for the Security+ exam, I think it is also great if you're just interested in learning more about cyber security." - Spencer G

This is a Total Security+ Course, it covers everything a good tech needs to know and prepares you to pass the CompTIA Security+ Certification exam.

Risk Management
Introduction to the CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-501

In this introduction to the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 exam, Mike explains what the examis all about, including an overview of IT security.

Download the CompTIA Security+ objectives attached to this lecture.

The CIA of Security
In this episode, Mike discusses the CIA goals of security: confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
Threat Actors
Mike explains the types of man-made threats that can attack a system.
What is Risk?
In this episode, Mike explains risk and related concepts.
Managing Risk
In this episode, Mike explains the terms and processes to manage risk.
Using Guides for Risk Assessment
Mike discusses how to use benchmarks and other measurements to implement hardware and software in an environment.
Security Controls
In this episode, Mike explains the three categories of security controls.
Interesting Security Controls
In this episode, Mike discusses other related security controls.
Defense in Depth
In this episode, Mike reviews the concepts of defense in depth, as well as combining or fortifying security controls.
IT Security Governance
In this episode, Mike explains the concept of security governance: policies, standards, and procedures.
Security Policies
In this episode, Mike addresses various examples of security policies.
  • Basic familiarity with PCs and networks.
  • There are no specific prerequisites, since the course covers all the topics in detail.
  • It is a good idea to have an understanding of CompTIA A+ and Network+, or to be certified in these topics. You can learn more about these certifications from our Mike Meyers – Total Seminars CompTIA A+ and Network+ Certification courses on Udemy.
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